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Tylar Sutton

3 Jazz Musicians to Know

These past and present players shape the revitalized Akron jazz scene. Read more

Mar 7, 2019 11:46 AM , (330) Area Blog

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Tylar Sutton

Cats like Theron Brown and Jack Schantz pick up the beat from Howard Street legends to continue Akron’s jazz legacy. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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LeBron James’ I Promise School lifts up Akron families with an education that helps at-risk students succeed. We go inside the school and follow one family’s first year. Read more

Education

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Austin Mariasy

Working on a project with others involves many obstacles beyond the scholastic. These students rose to the challenge of collaboration, time management and problem-solving with shining results. Read more

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Bath and Copley salute their bicentennials by reflecting on history. Read more

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Long before Don Corleone and Tony Soprano became pop-culture icons of organized crime in America, the Black Hand Society terrorized fellow Sicilian immigrants in the Western Reserve of the early 20th century. Read more

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Tylar Sutton

Whether it’s setting the Global standard for wound care or breaking gender and racial barriers on city council, these pioneers are paving the way for a better tomorrow. Read more

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Kaitlyn Freiling

A fourth-generation Goodyear employee, Brewer’s father, grandmother and great-grandfather all had long careers with the local icon. Read more

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Scores of professional athletes have faced off in The 330, from boxers throwing punches in the iconic Akron Armory to Olympic weightlifters getting their start in a community gym. Read more

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A quick look at some of the more memorable moments in The 330's sports history. Read more

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Kaitlyn Freiling

The Story of Jojos in The 330

While it may seem commonplace now, in 1963 you could not order a combination of pizza and chicken and jojos at restaurants in The 330. Read more

Apr 19, 2018 3:20 PM Flavor Blog

On an 8-by-10 photo, Bain E. “Shorty” Fulton drew the Rubber City’s future in white grease pen. He sketched the letters “A-K-R-O-N” on the hill where the Rubber Bowl would be built. Read more

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Don Baker Jr. — In Loving Memory

So much depends on a Red Wheelbarrow and a handlebar mustache ... Read more

Mar 9, 2018 12:03 PM (330) Area Blog 1 Comments

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Junkyard Artist Gets "American Pickers" Spotlight

Local artist P.R. Miller stars in March 5’s episode of the History Channel show. Read more

Mar 5, 2018 3:18 PM (330) Area Blog 1 Comments

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Anna Wright

This iconic market still gives shoppers a unique experience after 81 years. Read more

Food & Dining

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Hale Farm and Village in Bath brings the Western Reserve of the 19th century to life. Read more

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The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad's St. Lucie Sound car traveled a winding track to The 330. Built in 1946 by the Budd Company for the Florida East Coast Railroad, the luxury tavern lounge car would have been quite stylish in its day. Read more

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Walking along the Cuyahoga River in the Gorge Metro Park, you traverse history and nature simultaneously. Read more

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Nostalgic book explores area’s former gems Read more

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"Hudson" captures the moving spirit of a town seemingly rooted in the past. Read more

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